New NYC restaurant openings, week of October 24

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Here’s what on our radar this week:

Bisutoro

313 Church St., 212-727-0644

The latest from Morimoto is a Japanese bistro, with a modern Asian-accented menu and Japanese whisky cocktails.

Nick & Stef’s Steakhouse

Madison Square Garden, 212-563-4444

The revamped arena gets this famous steakhouse, known for its old-world service and dry-aged meat.

Cucina Ciano

181 E. 78th St., 646-422-7550

The owners of Philippe Chow open this Northern and Southern Italian restaurant, which was designed by a former Vogue Accessories editor. Officially opens Oct. 30.

Melvin’s Juice Box

355 W. 16th St., 646-625-4825

It’s not just juice on the menu at this Dream Downtown island-happy jamming spot — find breakfast, lunch and dinner, plus 100 percent organic drinks.

Baoburg

126 N. Sixth St., Williamsburg, 718-782-1445

The fusion French, Spanish and Thai joint, now serving brunch and dinner, takes inspiration from chef Suchanan Aksornnan’s diverse upbringing, from Thailand to NYC by means of the French Culinary Institute and a Japanese stepfather

Bo’s

6 W. 24th St., 212-234-2373

This New American restaurant by Todd Mitgang (Crave Fishbar) has a New Orleans twist — that means yes, there’s fried alligator on the menu.

Z Bar

605 W. 48th St., 212-966-5000

Ricardo Cardona, the Yankees’ personal chef, opens this rooftop dining space with Euro-Latino cuisine.


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